Month: October 2010

  • mascara ad

    Do false lashes in mascara ads annoy you?

    Is there anything more misleading than mascara ads? I’m not an idiot. I know the point of ads is to sell you a dream. They exaggerate reality out of all proportion to make you want whatever they promote. But mascara ads do it in such an obvious way, there’s no way you can believe for […]


  • powder with spf and sun protection

    4 Reasons To Use Face Powders

    Are you using a face powder? For the longest time, I didn’t. I thought foundation was enough. Why would I waste my money on an unless powder that had the potential to make my face look cakey? And then I’d wonder why my foundation would disappear from my oily forehead after a few hours of […]


  • lead in lipstick

    What’s The Truth About Lead In Lipsticks?

    Say what?! There’s lead in my lipstick?! *throws them all away* Calm down, ladies! I know, the rumour is scary. Lead is no joke. It can do you some serious harm. But, no one is going around sprinkling your lipsticks with lead. Yet, somehow that sneaky little thingie manages to bypass security and slather its […]


  • jan marini bioglycolic cleanser

    At What Age Should You Start Exfoliating?

    When did you start exfoliating? I started dabbling with scrubs when I was around 15. Every Sunday evening, I’d massage the grainy mixture all over my face, before rinsing it off with lukewarm water. The ritual made my skin softer than a baby’s. But I didn’t dare do it too often. You often hear that […]